There are 5 ways to get from Cairns to Moree by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Moree (MRZ) CNS - MRZ

$245 - $411

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  32 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Cairns Central Station to Brisbane Roma Street Spirit of Queensland
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Moree

Bus  •  38 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairns to Brisbane Gx411
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Moree

Train  •  44 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cairns Central Station to Brisbane Roma Street
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Maitland Station 32
  3. Take the train from Maitland Station to Werris Creek Station 223
  4. Take the train from Werris Creek Station to Moree Station 243

$271 - $451

Drive  •  21 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Cairns to Moree 1118.4 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cairns to Moree is to drive which costs $210 - $310 and takes 21 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairns to Moree is to fly which costs $330 - $600 and takes 6 h 23 min.

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The distance between Cairns and Moree is 1455 km. The road distance is 1789.5 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Cairns to Moree, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cairns to Moree. However, there are services departing from Cairns and arriving at Moree via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cairns station to Moree station. However, there are services departing from Cairns Central Station and arriving at Moree Station via Brisbane, Maitland Station and Werris Creek Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Cairns, QLD, Australia and Moree, NSW, Australia?

Qantas, Jetstar and two other airlines fly from Cairns to Moree hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cairns to Moree via Brisbane in around 38 h 55 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Cairns to Moree via Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Cairns to Moree via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Cairns to Moree via Alice Springs, Sydney
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $950
Flights from Cairns to Moree via Hamilton Island, Sydney
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Cairns to Moree via Townsville, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$220 - $380
Flights from Cairns to Moree via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $380
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Cairns Central Station to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
24 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
A-Choice
$275
B-Quick
$151
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Maitland Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$75 - $110
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Maitland Station to Werris Creek Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$21 - $30
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Werris Creek Station to Moree Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Moree
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Cairns to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
30 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $280
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$160 - $240
Flexifare
$190 - $280

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